Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth T (LON:ADIG)

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Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust Plc is a UK-based investment trust. It was founded in the year 1898 and its headquarters are situated in Edinburgh, Scotland.  It was previously known as BlackRock Income Strategies Trust Plc. The ultimate goal of the company is to invest in a range of assets to generate sustainable earnings and growth. It focuses on increasing the income as well as increasing the returns from capital appreciation, by creating a high quality and diversified portfolio of multiple assets, which helps in maximizing the risk-adjusted returns for all stakeholders in the long run. The aim of the company is to provide the investors with higher NAV (Net Asset Value) growth, growing inflation-adjusted dividends, and access to a diversified portfolio that otherwise would not be accessible to the investors using ASI's (Aberdeen Standard Investments) broad investment capability. The investment portfolio of the company covers both public and private sector markets. It consists of a wide variety of assets, covering fixed income, cash, and related equivalents, listed alternatives, derivatives, equity portfolio in the UK, and overseas equity income.  Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust Plc has investments in a range of sectors, which include healthcare, finance, consumer goods and services, basic materials, technology etc.

The alternative investment fund manager of Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust Plc is Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) authorizes and regulated Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited in the United Kingdom. It must maintain transparency and provide certain information to the customers before they invest in the company in accordance with The Alternative Investment Fund Manager Directive (AIFMD), to protect the investors from unregulated investment products. The securities of Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust Plc do not fall under the FCA restrictions as they are securities in an investment trust. ASI follows strict policies related to order execution, complaint handling, conflict of interest, remuneration etc. It also gives priority to the issue of climate change and has signed the Net Zero Asset Manager Initiative to help its clients reach their 2050 net zero goals.

By 2030, it is committed to reduce its emissions due to usage of energy by 50%. It also aims to completely shift to renewable electricity sources and offset 110% of the emissions that it has still not eliminated to remain carbon neutral.

Aberdeen Diversified Income and Growth Trust Plc follows a well-defined framework of corporate governance and aligns itself with an ethical code of conduct for running its business activities. It promotes the culture of trust, transparency and accountability while upholding its business values. It fulfils all its responsibilities as a good corporate citizen and tries to create a positive impact on the society while generating value for the shareholders of the company.

Contact Information

company address Aberdeen Diversified Income & Growth Ord 1 George Street EDINBURGH EH2 2LL United Kingdom GBR

company phone+44 207 743 3000

company websitehttps://www.aberdeendiversified.co.uk/

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